News | 30th Nov, 2014

Requests for Labor to ‘get to work’ on election promises

30 Nov 2014

Peak business, environment and union groups have welcomed Victoria's new government and say they're ready for Labor to hit the ground running.

Daniel Andrews is the state's 48th premier after leading Labor to an easy victory over the one-term coalition government of Denis Napthine on Saturday.

Environment Victoria says the result is a victory for the environment.

"This election result clearly shows that Victorians value their environment and want it better protected," chief executive Mark Wakeham said.

"Environment Victoria will work with the new government and closely monitor its environmental record to ensure that it does not back away from its promises."

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